Volume 25 Index

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Labourdonnaie, Anne François Auguste, Comte de

military command, 452

Lacoste, Jean de

and U.S. aid to Saint-Domingue, 503-4

Lady Washington (ship)

voyage to China, 308n

voyage to Pacific Northwest, 308n

Lafayette, Marie Adrienne Françoise de Noailles, Marquise de

letter to, 391-2

and husband's captivity, 257-8, 382, 388n, 391-2

aided by G. Morris, 388n

Lafayette, Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de

discusses royal veto, 58

in Austrian captivity, 119-20, 128, 142-3, 194, 215, 257-8,

382, 387-9, 390-2, 664, 697

conflict with Jacobins, 120, 122, 123-5, 127, 129

appointed to army command, 122

conflict with Luckner, 123-4

and Legislative Assembly, 123-4

proposed assassination of, 128

conflict with Dumouriez, 130

relations with George Washington Greene, 135n

relations with king, 143n

in Prussian captivity, 258n, 382n, 388n

Md. citizenship, 388n

U.S. citizenship, 388n

Va. citizenship, 388n

and U.S. boundary with Spain, 556-8, 563n

mentioned, 489

La Forest, Antoine René Charles Mathurin de

and French consular salaries, 6-7, 543

and bills on Saint-Domingue, 20n, 34n

and supplies for France, 39

and U.S. aid to Saint-Domingue, 52n

and Michaux's bills, 72

and case of Grange, 639n, 694, 702-5

report on Grange, 703-5

Laight, William, 640

Lake Erie, 19, 229

Lake Ontario, 19, 229

Lalande, Joseph Jérõme Le Franais de

Astronomie, 490

Lamb, John

mission to Algiers, 143

and passports for U.S. ships, 696

Lamballe, Marie Thérèse Louise de Savoie Carignan, Princess de

character of, 129

execution of, 129

Lameth, Alexandre Théodore Victor, Comte de

discusses royal veto, 58

La Mettrie, Julien Offroy de

Abrégé de la théorie chymique, 490

Langdon, John

and Michaux's proposed western expedition, 82

and assumption of public debt, 208

Langdon, Woodbury

letter from, 373

Languedoc, France

and allied military strategy, 191

La Panse river

and boundaries with Western Indians, 355

La Porte, Arnaud de

execution of, 130

La Rochefoucauld, Alexandrine, Duchesse de

relations with Short, 60-1

La Sauvagère, Félix Franois Le Royer d'Artezet de

Recueil de Dissertations, 490

Latimer, George

and bills on Saint-Domingue, 20

Latour-Maubourg, Marie Charles CŽsar Fay, Comte de

discusses royal veto, 58

La Tuellier, M. de

and transport of French prisoners to U.S., 464

Laurance, John

and Republican effort to censure Hamilton, 289

director of national bank, 432

stockholder in national bank, 432

Lavater, Johann Kaspar, 576

law

TJ's comments on education in, 396

law of nations

and right of U.S. to cede territory to Indians, 272

TJ's views on, 609-10

and treaties with France, 609-10

and French captures of British ships in U.S. territorial

waters, 638

and contraband, 675

and U.S. arms sales to France, 684

Lawrence (ship)

captured by Sans Culotte, 458n, 548, 574n

lead

for Mint, 447

Leamy, John

letter from cited, 309n

letter to cited, 309n

recommends Michael Morphy for consular appointment at Malaga,

309n

Lear, Tobias

letters from, 45, 49, 56, 136, 144, 153, 216, 237-8, 255, 255-6,

270, 296-7, 300, 320, 575

letters from quoted, 9n, 47n, 250n, 584n, 589n

and assumption of public debt, 208

letter from cited, 255n

and republicanism in U.S., 302

and public debt, 517

mentioned, 423n, 511

Learned, Amasa

stockholder in national bank, 432

Lebrun-Tondu, Pierre Henri HŽlne Marie

letter from, 57-8

correspondence with G. Morris, 46-7

introduces Genet, 57

and recall of G. Morris, 57, 58n, 243, 248

identified, 58n

and provisions for France, 163n, 266, 275-6

and U.S. debt to France, 164n

and relations with Great Britain, 192

criticizes Short, 249

and capture of U.S. ships by French privateers, 457-8, 488,

489n, 530, 572-3, 574n

and passports for U.S. ships, 530n

Le Couteulx, M.

refuses consular appointment, 53

Ledyard, John

proposed western expedition, 75

Lee, Dr. Arthur

death, 16

Lee, Charles

and French Revolution, 697

and Republican effort to censure Hamilton, 697-8

Lee, Henry

letters to, 359-60, 588

letter from, 688

and Federal District, 152

and Va. dissatisfaction with federal government, 154

and Va. boundary with Southwest Territory, 359-60

and defense of Norfolk, 688

letter from submitted to Washington, 688n

and provisions for France, 705, 706

Lee, Richard Bland

and Michaux's proposed western expedition, 82

and Va. elections, 443-4

elected to House of Representatives, 533

identified, 534n

Lee, Thomas Sim

letter to, 588

Legaux, Peter

and viniculture, 92-3

Le Havre, France

market for tobacco in, 3

trade with U.S., 53, 150

U.S. consul at, 202, 203, 227, 238n, 369, 394, 417n

exchange rate, 340

Spanish consul in, 363

and Federal District, 369

privateering in, 548

Leiper, Thomas

letter to, 529

letter from, 594-5

James Wilson's landlord, 529

TJ's Philadelphia landlord, 529, 594-5

L'Enfant, Pierre Charles

dispute with Federal District Commissioners, 266-7

Le Roy, Jean Baptiste

letter from, 225-7

and French Revolution, 226

Leslie, Robert

and marine clocks, 585-6

and rod pendulum, 585-6

and watches, 585-6

praised by TJ, 586

and great clock for TJ, 586n

Letter from the Right Honourable Charles James Fox

submitted to Washington, 665

Letters of the Late Ignatius Sancho (Ignatius Sancho)

loaned to D. Rittenhouse, 490

Lettre addressée aux habitants de Piémont (Joel Barlow)

sent to TJ, 336-7

Lettre du Général Dumouriez

sent to TJ, 450-1, 458n

Levant

forbids export of corn, 358-9

levees

criticism of, 208

Lewis, Charles

and Antonio Giannini's claim on Mazzei, 299

Lewis, David

and Michaux's proposed western expedition, 83n

Lewis, Meriwether

western expedition, 75, 81

Lewis, Mordecai

and bills of exchange for Department of State, 531-2, 536, 566

Lewis, Nicholas

and sale of TJ's slaves, 91

and TJ's accounts, 101

manages TJ's affairs, 366

and John Barret's debt to TJ, 696-7

mentioned, 544

Lewis, Robert, Jr.

debt to TJ, 366

sued by TJ, 366

Lewis, Thomas

and Natural Bridge, 403

Leyden, Netherlands

and Federal District, 671

Leyden Gazette. See Gazette de Leide

Liège, Austrian Netherlands

and French invasion of Austrian Netherlands, 343, 374

French stores captured at, 454

French withdrawal from, 523-4, 668

Lille (Lisle), France

and invasion of Netherlands, 455

anticipated surrender of, 488

lime

for Mint, 447

limestone

for Monticello, 43, 91

Lincoln, Benjamin

appointed Indian commissioner, 229n

expected in Philadelphia, 511

Lindsay, Adam

letter from, 270-1

and candles for TJ, 270-1

TJ's account with, 270-1

linen

production of, 256n

Lingan, James M.

and passports for U.S. ships, 670-1n

Lisbon

and consular fees, 13

trade with U.S., 28-9, 441

U.S. consul at, 203

U.S. grain ships detained in, 441, 487-8

mentioned, 7

Lisle. See Lille, France

Little beaver (Wiatonon chief)

peace conference with Washington, 116

Little Miami river

and boundaries with Western Indians, 355

Little Sarah (ship)

captured by Embuscade, 668-9

live provisions

export to French West Indies, 186

export to British West Indies, 188

Liverpool, England

U.S. consul at, 203

closed to foreign flour, 392

closed to foreign wheat, 392

prices at, 392-3

Livingston, Henry Walter

letter from cited, 45

secretary to G. Morris, 193

Livingston, Robert R.

letter from, 304-5

and relationship between snow and temperature, 304-5

and TJ's retirement, 304-5

livre

value in comparison to dollar, 149n, 175

value in comparison to florin, 175

llamas

and Michaux's proposed western expedition, 625

Lloyd's of London

and passports for U.S. ships, 166

and insurance for U.S. ships, 335-6n

Liverpool price list sent to TJ, 393n

Logan, Deborah Norris (Mrs. George Logan), 651n

Logan, Dr. George

letter to, 650

and plows for Madison, 534, 619, 660

TJ unable to visit, 650

identified, 651n

Logan Act, 651n

Logie, Charles

and captives in Algiers, 161

London

exchange rate, 69, 340

fire engines in, 163

U.S. consul at, 202

London Gazette

sent to TJ, 527n

Long, William

builds library for TJ's Philadelphia house, 553

longitude

Guyer's invention for ascertaining, 589

Longwy, France

captured by Prussians, 128, 130

evacuated by Prussians, 130-1

looking glasses

sent to Monticello, 513-14, 521

Lord, Elias

master of Young Eagle, 549n

Lords of the Admiralty, British

and deserting seamen, 375

Lords of the Treasury, British

and case of Philip Wilson, 526

L'Orient, France

coastal trade, 422

Lorraine, France

evacuated by Prussians, 130-1

lottery

for Federal District, 25

for Peregrine Fitzhugh, 262-3

Louisiana

proposed U.S. guarantee of, xli-xlii, 430-1, 444

French plan to liberate, 80, 244-5, 431n

Louis XVI, King of France

execution of, xxxix, 95, 400 (illus.), 100, 103-4, 107, 189,

325, 327, 328n, 340, 402, 407, 442-3, 519, 533, 697

trial of, 53, 131, 384, 519

appoints Michaux royal botanist, 76

dethronement of, 84, 120-32, 239, 367, 388n, 506, 519

accusations against, 121

veto power, 121

and war with Austria and Prussia, 121, 130

and clerical oaths, 123

and National Guard, 123

unpopularity of, 123

alleged murder plot, 127

imprisonment of, 127, 129

relations with Princess Lamballe, 129

relations with Dumouriez, 131-2

relations with Lafayette, 143n

restoration of hoped for, 244

G. Morris presented to, 503

and treaties with U.S., 608-9

Louis XVII, King of France

proposed restoration of, 524

Louvain, Austrian Netherlands

and French invasion of Netherlands, 335

and French invasion of Austrian Netherlands, 343, 374, 453

French retreat to, 454-5

Lowe, Capt. (master of Swanwick), 548

Lower Sandusky

proposed site of peace conference with Western Indians, 229,

247n, 259n, 356n, 424, 520

Loxley, Benjamin

master of Pigou, 408, 417n

Lucas, Mr.

British consul in Tripoli, 160, 161

Luckner, Nicolas, Comte de

conflict with Lafayette, 123-4

Lucy (ship)

passport for, 682n

Lur-Saluces d'Yquem (Luz-Saluce), Comtesse de

wine of, 269

Luxembourg

occupied by Prussians, 131

allied forces in, 343

Luxembourg, Maréchal de

and battle of Neerwinden, 455

Luz-Saluce, Countess de. See Lur-Saluces d'Yquem, Comtesse de

Lyle, James

letter to, 550-1

Lyons, France

and Federal District, 369

mentioned 456

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